When they were kids Texas Ranger Jack Benteen used to be best friends with drug kingpin Cash Bailey. At present, however, the only element linking them together is Jack's girlfriend Sarita, who used to be with Cash. She returns to Cash as a voluntary hostage to make certain that Jack keeps his hands off the drug lord's operation. On top of that, there is a meticulously planned drug bust, in which both Jack and Cash butt heads with CIA-funded paramilitary Maj. Paul Hackett, following his own agenda. Written by
An army of forgotten heroes, all officially dead. They live for combat. Now they've met the wrong man.
Did You Know?
The opening of the film which includes the military backgrounds of each member of Michael Ironside
's mercenaries, was inspired by the similar opening to the hit TV show, The A-Team
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During the car chase scene which follows the failed bank robbery, there is a brief glimpse of a "flipped" shot, in which it appears as though Sgt. Coker is driving the getaway car from the right hand side, while the left front seat (the driver's seat in left-hand drive cars, naturally) is empty. See more
It's a damn nice country here, I like it. A man can get away with anything, long as he just keeps paying his friends.
Referenced in Hot Fuzz
Composed by Jose Lopez Espinoza
Produced by Ry Cooder See more